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Strikes #218310

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jul 29, 1971
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(Studio) Steel industry negotiations continuation secretly; United Steel Workers of America rptdly. rejects steel companies' offer; Kennecott Copper Corporation reaches agreement with local workers, but copper strike conts.; West Coast longshoremen's strike conts.; farm products lost due to railroad strike.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Firebaugh, California) Cantaloupe growers packing crop in hope Southern Pacific RR Company strike will be settled soon; truckers charging twice normal rates. [Jess TELLES - says if strike conts., will be financial disaster for cantaloupe growers.]
REPORTER: Richard Threlkeld

Cronkite, Walter;
Threlkeld, Richard

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